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As Clinton cheers, Donald Trump digs in after debate

Sep 28, 2016

As Clinton cheers, Donald Trump digs in after debate

A defensive Donald Trump gave Hillary Clinton plenty of fresh material for the next phase of her presidential campaign on Tuesday, choosing to publicly reopen and relitigate some her most damaging attacks. The day after his first general election debate, Trump blamed the moderator ...

Voters more confident in Trump's health, poll finds

Sep 28, 2016

Voters more confident in Trump's health, poll finds

A new poll suggests voters are buying in to Donald Trump’s insinuations about Hillary Clinton’s health and ignoring the medical reports. Men, especially, have more confidence that Trump is healthy enough for the presidency than Clinton, according to the Associated Press-GfK poll. Clinton has ...

Trump-Clinton debate was the most-watched ever

Sep 28, 2016

Trump-Clinton debate was the most-watched ever

The first presidential debate between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump drew 84 million U.S. television viewers Monday night, a record for such an event and a number rarely seen in the age of digital streaming and social media. The audience beat the ...

Former Israeli President Shimon Peres dies at 93

Sep 28, 2016

Former Israeli President Shimon Peres dies at 93

Shimon Peres, a former Israeli president and prime minister, whose life story mirrored that of the Jewish state and who was celebrated around the world as a Nobel prize-winning visionary who pushed his country toward peace, has died, the Israeli news website YNet reported ...

Trump's debate sniffs take off on social media

Sep 27, 2016

Trump's debate sniffs take off on social media

Republican White House candidate Donald Trump stole the social media spotlight during Monday night’s U.S. presidential debate on at least one count — what Twitter users branded his #Trumpsniffle. The wealthy businessman sniffed repeatedly as he faced off against Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in ...